Keep our A&E’s empty on St Patrick’s Day

With the Coronavirus/ Covid 19 outbreak resulting in St. Patrick’s Day parades been cancelled in Ireland, road safety professionals and An Garda Síochána are appealing to all those planning on celebrating the day with parties or social gatherings, to have a designated driver or other safe way to get home if drinks are on the […]

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Respect other road users, rally fans advised

After a weekend of carnage on our roads, the Mayo Road Safety Working Together Group have issued a road safety appeal to everyone attending the Mayo Stages Rally Sunday, March 8, in the Castlebar area saying that road safety is everyone’s responsibility and there is one essential ingredient required for everyone’s safety and that is […]

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Mayo Music Extravaganza Concert @ Royal Theatre, Castlebar

A stellar line-up of performers for the Mayo Music Extravaganza Concert. The concert will feature a multitude of performers across many music genres. Performing will be International vocal soloists – Baritone David Durham, Tenor Hugh Francis and Mezzo Soprano Anne Marie Gibbons as well as renowned Uileann piper Diarmaid Moynihan. In addition, Castlebar Concert Band, […]

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National Library Open Day @ Mayo Libraries

Leap Into Your Library We get a whole extra day this month – and it’s a Saturday, woo-hoo! – and we know exactly what you can do with it: pop your head into your local library. If you’re an up-to-date member, you’ll know all about the things your library now does – everything from story […]

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Take On The Challenge To Drive Away Your Bad Habits

Local authorities and An Garda Siochana are appealing for people observing Lent to give up one more thing – bad driving. Regardless of religious inclination, three quarters of Irish people still use Lent as an opportunity to give up bad habits. The most common things to forgo for the 40-day period were food-related or social […]

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Mayo County Council welcomes the announcement of €480,000 funding for sustainable access and habitat restoration work on Croagh Patrick by Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development.

Speaking of the funding allocation Martin Keating Head of Environment, Climate Change and Agriculture at Mayo County Council said, “We are delighted that the funding has been secured and announced for the sustainable access works and habitat restoration on Croagh Patrick. Over the past five years, Mayo County Council, the Department of Rural and Community […]

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Major Refurbishment Project for Ballina Town Centre

Plans were today announced for a significant redevelopment project which will see €10m invested in Ballina Town Centre. The project will involve input and investment by both public and private sectors and will include: A complete makeover and expansion of their existing town centre store by Tesco Ireland. Development of a new carpark in back […]

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Are you the owner of a vacant property in Ballina?

Are you the owner of a vacant property? Are you interested in finding out what options area available to you for leasing through the Local Authority? An information session this Saturday morning in Ballina could hold some of the answers for what to do with your vacant property. Director of Services with Mayo County Council, […]

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